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Selenium

Selenium

Selenium is a chemical element and mineral that is required in very small amounts in the body to maintain good health. Due to its potential health benefits, selenium is sometimes used as a natural medicine, herbal remedy, homeopathic dietary supplement, home remedy, alternative medicine, and naturopathic medicine. There are many commercial uses for selenium such …

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SAMe (SAM-e)

SAMe (SAM-e)

SAMe (SAM-e) is a kind of cosubstrate chemical that occurs naturally in foods and the body. SAMe is often synthecized in labs to produce various home remedies, natural medicines, naturopathic homeopathic medicines, alternative medicines, and holistic medicines. Other names for SAMe include: Ademetionine, Sammy, SAM, and S-Adenosylmethionine Tosylate, S-adenosyl Methionine.   Health Benefits of SAMe …

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Pantothenic acid (vitamin B5)

Pantothenic acid (Vitamin B5)

Pantothenic acid (vitamin B5) is a water-soluble vitamin. Pantothenic acid (vitamin B5) is a vital nutrient that many animals need to metabolize carbs, fats, coenzyme-A and proteins. Pantothenic acid (vitamin B5) is often used to produce various home remedies, natural medicines, naturopathic homeopathic health products, and alternative medicine for their health benefits. Pantothenic acid (vitamin …

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Ginger

Ginger

Ginger is an herb and tropical plant that is the rhizome of Zingibar officinale in the genus Zingiberaceae and family Zingiberaceae. Ginger is native to East Africa, South Asia, the Caribbean, and other parts of the world. Ginger is said to be a type of Asian medicine that may have a multitude of health benefits …

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Garlic (Allium sativum)

Garlic

Garlic (Allium sativum) is an herb that is a species of plant within the onion genus, Allium. Garlic is a native herb to central Asia and is best known as a culinary flavoring agent. Garlic is also said to have multitude of health benefits as a home remedy, herbal cure, homeopathic medicine, alternative medicine, nutritional …

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Fish Oil

Fish oil

Fish oil (omega-3 fatty acids) is a type of oil that can only be found from certain types of fish and it can only be obtained by the consumption of such a fish or by consuming a supplement that contains fish oil. Fish oil is a popular supplement because they are high in omega-3 fatty …

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Evening Primrose Oil

Evening Primrose Oil

Evening Primrose Oil is a type of oil that is produced from evening primrose plant seeds. Evening primrose is a type of plant that is native to northern parts of the Unites States, but it grows elsewhere all over the globe. Even primrose oil is often times used to produce various natural medicines, alternative medicines, …

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Chondroitin sulfate

Chondroitin sulfate

Chondroitin sulfate is a type of chemical that is a sulfated glycosaminoglycan (GAG). Chondroitin sulfate is a vital part of the cartilage and is able to allow cartilage to resist compression. It is the cartilage that can be found in the joint area. For osteoarthritis, aside from glucosamine, chondroitin sulfate has become a very popular …

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Blue-green algae

Blue-green algae

Blue-green algae (also known as Cyanobacteria) are a group of plant organisms commonly found in salt water and in some of the larger fresh water lakes as well. Blue-green algae are in the phylum of bacteria that tends to get its energy via photosynthesis. Blue-green algae is sometimes used as a natural cure, home remedy, …

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Black tea

Black tea

Black tea is a product made from a type of herb or plant. Black tea is particularly popular as a means of losing weight and in sometimes added to products that are marketed as weight loss products. The plant in which black tea is produced is called the Camellia sinesis plant. People often use the …

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Beta-carotene

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Beta-carotene is a kind of carotenoids that is of the orange, red, and yellow pigments. Beta-carotene is an organic compound it can be classified chemically as a type of hydrocarbon (terpenoid). Often used as in home remedies, herbal medicines, and alternative cures. Efficiency absorption rate of beta-carotene is approximately 15 percent. Beta-carotene is a common …

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Astragalus

Astragalus

Astragalus is a medical herb that is native to China. It has been used as a home remedy for hundreds of years in traditional medicine in China. Astragalus is a natural remedy that is also known as bei qi, hwanggi, ogi, milkvetch, and huang qi. It is in a large genus that includes approximately three …

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